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  • App of the day: Skobbler GPS Navigation & Maps review (Android)
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    App of the day: Skobbler GPS Navigation & Maps review (Android)

    By 16 May 2013

    We've looked at some navigation apps that are based on Skobbler before, but this is a new app that's similar to its enormously popular iOS app. The idea is simple: make affordable turn-by-turn navigation for walking or driving, and allow people to download...

  • Skobbler releases ForeverMap 2 for Android, gives away whole country for offline viewing
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    Skobbler releases ForeverMap 2 for Android, gives away whole country for offline viewing

    By 21 November 2012

    The Android version of Skobbler's ForeverMap 2 has just hit Google Play. It offers online and offline maps with one entire country available to view when not connected to the 'net, as part of the 69p price tag. In addition, unlike with most other mapping...

  • APP OF THE DAY - ForeverMap (Android)
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    APP OF THE DAY - ForeverMap (Android)

    By 16 May 2011

    On the spot mapping is what smartphones are all about. Since the arrival of a decent screen, GPS and mobile broadband, finding your way around on the streets is only as perilous as the likelihood of someone snatching your phone from your hand. As it goes,...

  • APP OF THE DAY: ForeverMap Europe (iPhone)
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    APP OF THE DAY: ForeverMap Europe (iPhone)

    By 6 October 2010

    Pocket-lint doesn't get lost. Oh no, no, no. For you see, we paid extra attention during orientation classes at Boy Scouts and not only earned our Orienteer badge, but Survival Skills and Advanced Nautical Skills to boot. But, if we did stray into unknown...